Torsh, Daniela (1946-)

Also known as
Humphreys, Dany (1946-)
Humphries, Dany (1946-)
Torsh, Daniela Antoinet (1946-)
Torsh, Daniela Antoinette (1946-)
Torsh, Dany (1946-)
Field of activity
Author; Feminist; Educator; Public Servant; Journalist; Filmmaker
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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35063731
NLA Persistent Identifier
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Biographies

Daniela Torsh graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours). She was active in women's issues at university where she was elected to the Women's Union. Daniela has worked as a journalist for The Australian, and as an independent film maker in the 1970s. She was prominent in women's education policy and acted as consultant for the Commonwealth Schools Commission. Daniela was the executive officer with the Steering Committee for the Enquiry into social change and the education of women, in addition to the executive producer of the women's film unit of Film Australia.

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Australian Women's Register

  1. Torsh, Daniela Antoinette
    Published: National Foundation for Australian Women
    Series: IspartOf The Australian Women's Register
  2. Good morning boys and girls : a women's education catalogue
    Torsh, Daniela
    [Carlton, VIC]
    Published: Greenhouse Publications
  3. [Biographical cuttings on Daniela Torsh, journalist, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    Series: National Library of Australia
    Bib ID 316250
  4. Papers of Daniela Torsh, circa 1967-2007 [manuscript]
    [3.6 m : c. 1967 - 2007]
    Series: National Library of Australia, Manuscript Collection
    MS 9147 comprises: 1. Cuttings files, 1970-1975, relating to the education of women and other women's issues. 2. Files relating to the Enquiry into social change and the education of women containing cuttings, correspondence, interviews, drafts, reports, speeches, minutes, notes, legislation and other papers, 1974-1975. 3. Other files, 1970-1982, on women and film and other topics. 4. Various journals, reports and publications such as Scarlet woman, Womanspeak, Sydney Women's Liberation newsletter, Women in the ABC: report of Task force on equal opportunity for women, July 1977, Sexism in education, and, the Women and Labor Conference newsletter (8 boxes, 1 carton, 2 fol. Boxes). The MS Acc11.141 instalment comprises conference papers, newspaper cuttings, realia, sound tapes, correspondence, journals and newsletters (including Refractory Girl) and documentary treatments amongst other material. Papers deal with the political and social activities and profile of Daniela Torsh (3 boxes, 1 fol. Box). The MS Acc13.011 instalment comprises papers covering a wide range of Torsh's research and career, including PhD research material; notes and articles relating to Hungarian film director Istvan Szabo; correspondence; copies of various published articles and journals, by Torsh and others; research notes for articles;notes and drafts relating to the publication Refractory girl; notes and reports relating to various Australian film organisations and events; ephemeral relating to women's rights (3 boxes).
    MS 9147; MS Acc11.141; MS Acc13.011

Resources by Daniela Torsh (19)

  1. Papers of Daniela Torsh
    Torsh, Daniela, 1946-
    [ Unpublished : 1967-2007 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Daniela Torsh
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,419.75)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,419.75)

  2. Australian filmmaker Joan Long interviewed by Daniela Torsh
    [ Video : 1980 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,625.105)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 45,625.105)

  3. Good morning boys and girls : a women's education catalogue / edited by Daniela Torsh ; annotations by Margaret Clancy, Diana Encel and Robyn Dryen
    Torsh, Daniela, 1946-
    [ Book : 1976 ]
    At 23 libraries
    Good morning boys and girls : a women's education catalogue / edited by Daniela Torsh ; annotations by Margaret Clancy, Diana Encel and Robyn Dryen
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39,274.922)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 39,274.922)

  4. School and the oppression of women / [Dany Torsh]
    Torsh, Daniela, 1946-
    [ Book : 1973 ]
    Languages: Undetermined
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,364.008)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 38,364.008)

  5. Women in film and television - on the job training : Daniela Torsh and Nina Saunders are interviewed by Peter Thompson
    Torsh, Daniela, 1946-
    [ Video : 1982 ]
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 36,171.766)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 36,171.766)

  6. The biggest braindrain: women and education : a select annotated bibliography / Editor: Daniela Antoinet Torsh, assisted by Margaret Clancy, Diana Encel and Robyn Dryen
    Torsh, Dany, 1946-
    [ Book : 1976 ]
    The biggest braindrain: women and education : a select annotated bibliography / Editor: Daniela Antoinet Torsh, assisted by Margaret Clancy, Diana Encel and Robyn Dryen
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31,796.4)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 31,796.4)

  7. Australia - student travel guide / [compiled by] Libby Mims [and] Dany Humphreys
    Mims, Libby
    [ Book : 1969 ]
    At 3 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,492.895)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,492.895)

  8. Student travel handbook : being a compendium of useful information for the traveller in Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East / by Danny Humphreys, October 1969
    Torsh, Daniela, 1946-
    [ Book : 1969 ]
    At 6 libraries
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,083.805)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,083.805)

  9. Schools out : verdicts by Australian children / commentary by Dany Humphreys & Ken Newcombe
    Humphreys, Dany
    [ Book : 1975 ]
    At 22 libraries
    Schools out : verdicts by Australian children / commentary by Dany Humphreys & Ken Newcombe
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,083.652)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 30,083.652)

  10. A bibliography of social change and the education of women / compiled by Dany Torsh, Robyn Dryen and Martha Kay
    Torsh, Daniela, 1946-
    [ Government publication, Book : 1974 ]
    At 13 libraries
    A bibliography of social change and the education of women / compiled by Dany Torsh, Robyn Dryen and Martha Kay
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27,319.541)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 27,319.541)

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Resources about Daniela Torsh (3)

  1. [Biographical cuttings on Daniela Torsh, journalist, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 116,432.219)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 116,432.219)

  2. [Biographical cuttings on Dani Humphreys, containing one or more cuttings from newspapers or journals]
    [ Published : 1900-1990 ]
    At National Library
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 109,813.422)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 109,813.422)

  3. Papers of Daniela Torsh
    Torsh, Daniela, 1946-
    [ Unpublished : 1967-2007 ]
    At National Library
    Papers of Daniela Torsh
    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,216.656)

    This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 71,216.656)

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  1. ON THE JOB
    Filmnews (Sydney, NSW : 1975 - 1995) Thursday 1 November 1984 p 15 Article
    ... Australian Film Corporation, the Tasmanian Film Corporation and Semuelson's Film Services. Daniela Torsfu ... 2252 words
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  2. Who's Doing What
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    ... when or where one was — with the rain pelting down outside it could be Melbourne; when Daniela Torsh ... indefetigable Conference Director Denials Torsh had crammed the program with plenariee, workshops, screenings ... 3905 words
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